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Developing Food Resilience

Moments occur in time that with hindsight can appear as an alternative path or as a spark of inspiration that if pursued can lead to opportunities and connections. 481 more words

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The Garden

Oy, I can’t believe it is halfway through summer. I had to stop by with some thoughts and make an inventory of what has been happening here lately. 911 more words

Sustainability

First Purple Barley Seed Harvest!

In the Fall of 2012, a friend sent along 25 purple barley seeds from his garden in BC. Last season we planted them at the Lift Lock Community Garden, and reaped close to 1000 more seeds a result of this seed saving trial garden. 173 more words

Urban Agriculture

Little City Gardens: by J

I spent another beautiful night at Little City Gardens. It’s one of the sweetest spots to see what can be done to produce food in a city. 33 more words

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Hunger In America

A compelling view of hunger from Osage, Iowa to Houston, Texas to the Bronx, New York.

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodfeatures/hunger/

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UN Sustainable Development Goals look to city and food resilience

The latest outcome document from the Open Working Group on the Sustainable Development Goals released 19th July 2014, target the need for change in city policy, infrastructure and planning in order to remake our cities for resilience and sustainable agriculture. 662 more words

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